Articles tagged Culture

art

Vlisco’s vibrant history jumps off the walls at Museum Helmond

HELMOND – Vlisco celebrates its 170th birthday with an exhibition that displays its iconic fabric designs on every available surface.

Culture

Float around inside Studio Fuksas’ the Cloud

ROME – The Rome Convention Centre and hotel, which opened to the public at the end of October 2016, now invites you to a 360-degrees experience of the interior.

Billboard Copenhagen trip
Billboard Copenhagen trip
Frame 115

Five Days of Frame #115: Q&A with Penda’s Chris Precht

BEIJING – Web-exclusive: we hear more from the man who led the design of the Hongkun Art Auditorium, featured in our March/April issue.

interiors

The Museo degli Innocenti folds you away along with its art

FLORENCE – In the middle of a piazza, a mysterious golden door unfolds to reveal a museum where the art is displayed like individually wrapped treasures. 

Culture

A collection of bubbles gives Dominique Coulon & Associés free movement

THIONVILLE – With a fluid façade wrapping around the building like an unfurling ribbon, Media Library [Third-Place] has recently opened in the north east of France.

Culture

Manuelle Gautrand uses steps and folds to immerse the audience with film

PARIS – Wedged between a seven-storey apartment building and a low-rise retail arcade the Gaumont Alésia Cinema has been through multiple changes since its opening in 1921.

interiors

Zaha Hadid Architects transforms mathematics into a purple haven for the London Science Museum

LONDON – Striving to display the presence of mathematics in our daily lives, Zaha Hadid Architects takes inspiration from the equations of airflow used in the aviation industry for …

Culture

Drones take you inside Herzog and de Meuron’s long-awaited concert hall

HAMBURG – Tonight, the second largest city in Germany will celebrate the official opening of the Elbphilharmonie with a festival of classical music.

Frame Milan Design week
Frame Milan Design week
interiors

A performance and exhibition centre in Shanghai is Neri&Hu's response to urban chaos

SHANGHAI – Hub is a mixed-use development in Hongqiao, a busy subdistrict of Shanghai with all the trademarks of the huge metropolis itself: bright lights, deafening noise and …

art

Mathieu Lehanneur abandons the art-fair booth in his salute to antiquity

PARIS – Specializing in sculpture and artefacts from ancient Rome is Galerie Chenel, a well-known establishment on the Quai Voltaire in Paris.

design

AMO plays with perception for Prada fashion show

MILAN – Iridescent lights shining through the ceiling highlight surrounding geometries and spread a synthetic dawn throughout the room for Prada’s Spring/Summer 2016 womenswear show.

Installation

Li Hao sets up a series of follies to represent the local stories of a cultural town

LONGLI – A collection of installations, set up on the outskirts of an old town in the south of China, relates directly to the stories of the local area.